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Bronze-plated Stoneridge Drive extension

Tim Hunt's restricted article prompted me to a rest-of-the-story inquiry. If so many groups are willing to fund a Livermore...

Original post made by Rest of the Story on Apr. 24, 2012
Last comment by Casanova_Frankenstein, on Apr 24, 2012 at 4:34 pm | 3 comments | 934 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Corporations are not Natural citizens

Why the US Supreme Court would ever consider a business entity the same as human being, namely, you and me, has always been...

Original post made by dublinmike on Apr. 20, 2012
Last comment by Daisy, on Apr 24, 2012 at 10:10 am | 2 comments | 893 Views

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American Red Cross

Public blood drive will he held from 1-7 p.m., Friday, April 27 at Asbury United Methodist Church, fellowship Hall, 4743...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2012
Last comment by Jacque, on Apr 24, 2012 at 10:01 am | 1 comment | 955 Views

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League of California Cities names Thorne to its board of directors

Pleasanton Councilman Jerry Thorne has been appointed to the board of directors of the League of California Cities. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2012
Last comment by steven, on Apr 24, 2012 at 9:58 am | 5 comments | 804 Views

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Ruby Friday at Ruby Hill winery

Donations to support Tri-Valley Haven. The event is from 6:30-9 p.m., Friday, April 27 at Ruby Hill Winery, 400 Vineyard...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2012
Last comment by Mary, on Apr 24, 2012 at 8:10 am | 1 comment | 1079 Views

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City Council, school board to meet in joint session tonight

Pleasanton City Council members will meet with their counterparts on the school board in their annual joint meeting set for...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2012
Last comment by Rules, they have no rules, on Apr 24, 2012 at 7:43 am | 18 comments | 1322 Views

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Mortgage rates decrease in first week of April

Mortgage applications decreased 2.4% from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA)...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2012
There are no comments yet. 641 Views

SPORTS

Everyone Needs This Card!!

My son plays football and baseball in Pleasanton, and over the past several years I've seen not only ambulances drive onto...

Original post made by Jersey94566 on Apr. 18, 2012
Last comment by Jersey94566, on Apr 23, 2012 at 1:03 pm | 3 comments | 1392 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton Middle School raises $9,000 for leukemia research

Pleasanton Middle School students raised more than $9,000 in donations before Spring break for leukemia research. Read the...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2012
Last comment by Jim, on Apr 23, 2012 at 11:45 am | 5 comments | 1144 Views

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Central Valley's Mar-Val Stores takes over Gene's Fine Foods

Mar-Val Food Stores in the Central Valley assumed ownership of Gene's Fine Foods in Pleasanton Monday in a transaction the...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2012
Last comment by hansen, on Apr 23, 2012 at 11:06 am | 35 comments | 2611 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

2008: Hope & change - 2012: hypocrisy & change of positions

We have a President who rode in to office on a the phrase hope and change. Now, as a video shows us, we have hypocrisy. http://youtu.be/KVDs9mSG3AA We...

Original post made by jimf01 on Apr. 16, 2012
Last comment by jimf01, on Apr 23, 2012 at 11:04 am | 56 comments | 2198 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Tire slashers hit 18 more vehicles, this time in Birdland

For the third time in less than a month, car tires have been slashed in a specific Pleasanton neighborhood, this time in...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2012
Last comment by Tom, on Apr 21, 2012 at 10:49 pm | 33 comments | 1848 Views

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Walmart Market goes to Pleasanton Council for final vote May 7

The Pleasanton City Council has scheduled a public meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, May 7, to make a final decision on whether Walmart...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2012
Last comment by Freeman, on Apr 21, 2012 at 1:57 pm | 101 comments | 2071 Views

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Ed Kinney awards to be presented tonight

The eighth annual Ed Kinney Community Patriot Awards will be presented at a reception from 5:30-7 p.m. this evening at the...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2012
Last comment by Cheryl Cook-Kallio, on Apr 21, 2012 at 1:51 pm | 1 comment | 892 Views

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Livermore teacher in court today on sexual assault charges

A female Livermore high school teacher accused of sexually assaulting one of her male students will be back in court today...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2012
Last comment by Targeted, on Apr 21, 2012 at 12:01 pm | 13 comments | 1174 Views

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Lins suing KPMG LLP in Los Angeles County Superior Court?

As everyone knows, the Lins are always suing citizens, cities and counties like Pleasanton. But lately I've been seeing...

Original post made by Curious on Apr. 21, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1206 Views

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Council approves BRE housing project for Hacienda

Facing a packed meeting room of more than 100 construction union leaders and their members, the Pleasanton City Council Tuesday...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2012
Last comment by Curious, on Apr 20, 2012 at 7:01 pm | 15 comments | 1575 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Tire Slashers Caught -- Felony Charges to Come

Great job PPD! (Comment partially removed by Pleasanton Weekly Online staff)a 14 and 15 yr old were arrested for the wave...

Original post made by raise your kids on Apr. 20, 2012
Last comment by Glenn Wohltmann, on Apr 20, 2012 at 3:35 pm | 1 comment | 1114 Views

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No Senate budget - 'deliberate and determined policy by the Democratic leadership'

This video from The GOP Budget group tells the basic story. We are approaching 1,100 days since the US Senate, led by Democrat...

Original post made by jimf01 on Apr. 19, 2012
Last comment by Mitt's dog, on Apr 20, 2012 at 12:06 pm | 8 comments | 905 Views

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Pleasanton hosts free recycling and e-waste collection program tomorrow

As one of its signature Earth Week events, the city of Pleasanton will host a Free Community Recycling and E-waste from 10...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2012
Last comment by Sharon, on Apr 20, 2012 at 10:53 am | 3 comments | 978 Views
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A Norman Rockwell Town
By Roz Rogoff | 6 comments | 1,245 views

David Brooks at his Best and Worst
By Tom Cushing | 5 comments | 801 views

Anti-fracking folks rail against railroads
By Tim Hunt | 18 comments | 676 views